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Second Place | Sports Story Jeff SinerCharlotte ObserverEach season millions of dollars are doled out to drivers in all types of racing. Racing draws legions of fans who marvel at the spectacle and personalities, grown men become giddy in the hand of a celebrity and teams show determination, speed and exhuberance when victory becomes reality.

Second Place | Sports Story  

Jeff Siner 

Charlotte Observer 

Each season millions of dollars are doled out to drivers in all types of racing. Racing draws legions of fans who marvel at the spectacle and personalities, grown men become giddy in the hand of a celebrity and teams show determination, speed and exhuberance when victory becomes reality.